Speaking at the flag-off, Badaru urged the electorate to come out en masse to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari and all candidates of the All Progressives Congress.
As the general elections draw closer, a gale of defection has hit the Jigawa State polity, investigation by the News Agency of Nigeria has revealed.
The Police Command in Jigawa State says it has arrested a 30-year-old man who allegedly killed his wife, Sahura, on June 25 at Bukki village in Dutse.
The National Emergency Management Agency, Kano Operations Office has commended stakeholders for their support and cooperation in the ongoing “Operation Eagle Eye” in the two states under its operation, Kano and Jigawa.
Shortage of trucks transporting goods to various parts of the country has crashed the prices of perishable items in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa State.
The Jigawa State branch of Jama’atu Nasril Islam has pleaded with all stakeholders to conduct their activities before, during and after the 2019 general elections in a peaceful manner.
The Jigawa Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps has vowed to fight drivers’ practice of overloading, including putting passengers in their vehicles’ boots.
Four governorship aspirants on the platform of the the Peoples Democratic Party and Social Democratic Party have defected to the All Progressive Congress in Jigawa State.
The Police Public Relations Officer for the command in the state, SP Abdu Jinjiri, who confirmed the arrest in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Tuesday, said that four others were injured during the fight.
Speaking during a sensitisation campaign for stakeholders in Kaugama on Tuesday, Deputy Governor Ibrahim Hassan also said that 7,100 cooks would be engaged to feed the pupils every school day.
No fewer than 850,000 Small Holder Farmers have benefited from the Central Bank of Nigeria’s N160 billion under its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme in the last three years, CBN governor, Godwin Emefele, says.
Adamu made this disclosure at a town hall meeting in Dutse on Monday, which deliberated on how to sustain and develop agriculture in Jigawa.
The Prince of Wales and heir apparent to the British throne, Prince Charles, has commended the peace building efforts of communities in northeast Nigeria.